UPDATE: This post has been superseded by a new (easier) method for free iPhone emoji found here.

There is a lot of talk on the net (forums etc) about the iPhone smilley package (added as a “language” in terms of settings) and how for only 99c you can unlock it/activate it, whatever.

Btw, the geek term for the smileys is Emoji (絵文字), the Japanese term for the picture characters or emoticons, as explained here on Wikipedia.

Well you can do it for FREE, without jail breaking, SSHing in and editing any files, or downloading any paid apps.

The steps are: (more…)

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